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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.

Idioms:

  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.